Lot 34: GRACIE FIELDS: A collection of letters, personal accounts, 'The Haven' letters and other ephemera,
December 5, 2012
Lewes, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: GRACIE FIELDS: A collection of letters, personal accounts, 'The Haven' letters and other ephemera, to include letters from Bert, Aza, Limited Agency, an interesting letter to her manager dated Dec. 29th 1937 listing monies for 20th century Fox films, Harold Fielding and Forties & Company Limited; also to include a pair of her tap shoes (Qty)
This is one lot from a collection of correspondence, keepsakes and souvenirs collected by Mary Davey who was Gracie's lifelong friend, travelling companion and confidante. Ding Davey was Mary's husband. As such, this collection offers possibly the most revealing insight into the private thoughts,hopes and desires of Gracie Fields ever to be released into the public domain.
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